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I’m sure everyone out there knows what I’m talking about when I refer to “The One.” Yes, that mystical and emotion packed dress that you wear on the most important day of your life. When we first got engaged, the first thing I wanted to do was go dress shopping. With a 6 month engagement, […]

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I hope you started singing that like Tevyeh from Fiddler on the Roof because that is totally what I was going for. As I’m sure you know, there are a multitude of wedding traditions out there. Traditions can come from a person’s religion, culture, where they live, or they can even be unique to a […]

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I am so blessed to have 5 totally awesome girls that will be standing by my side on my wedding day. Truly, I couldn’t ask for a better group of friends and they have been very patient while I have been trying to make a decision about the whole bridesmaid dress situation. I was in […]

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So you might have seen in my bio that I describe myself as a “DIY bride” and that is very true, I love crafting and always have. When I was a little girl, I always wanted to “make” something, even if it was just out of sticks and yarn. So when DIY started to become […]

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I know you’ve heard it before, in this technological age, having the world at your fingertips in a matter of minutes can be both a blessing and a curse. I find that especially true in regards to weddings. There are numerous wedding magazines out there and I must confess, wedding magazines are one of my […]

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So far, the reception venue has been the most problematic/stressful part of my planning process. When I first started my venue search, I found that there are actually a lot of nice venues around here. Like most southern cities, there are old antebellum southern mansions that have been turned into Bed and Breakfasts that are […]

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So I’ve got less than six months to put this wedding together, Find a ceremony and reception venue, was number one on my list of things to do. First, we had to determine in what town we wanted to get married. We knew we wanted to get married in NC (remember my list of favorite […]

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Hi Everyone, I just want to start by saying that I am SO excited to be here and be able to write for Budget Savvy Bride! My name is Laura and I am 26 years old, and an administrative assistant at a community college. My fiancé’s name is Geoff; he is 33 and a high […]

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